Old Norwegian Dictionary - fjörbrosa

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "fjörbrosa" (or fjǫrbrosa) in Norwegian.

As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:

fjörbrosa (fjǫrbrosa)
fjörbrosa, f. Smilekind? sumir mennmæla, at moðir þín sé engi fjörbrosaRidd. 1421.

Part of speech: f

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, fjörbrosa may be more accurately written as fjǫrbrosa.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᛁᚯᚱᛒᚱᚮᛋᛆ
Medieval Runes were used in Norway from 11th to 15th centuries.
Futhork was a continuation of earlier Younger Futhark runes, which were used to write Old Norse.

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